On This Day

What Happened on July 17, 1585

Historical Events


Event of interestEvent of Interest

English secret service discovers Anthony Babington's murder plot against Queen Elizabeth I

Queen of England and Ireland Elizabeth I
Queen of England and Ireland
Elizabeth I

1585 Highlights

About July 17, 1585

Day of the Week: Wednesday
How Long Ago? 435 years, 7 months and 10 days
Leap Year: No

Star Sign: Cancer